Nigerian Airways retirees laud FG for payment of gratuities
Pensioners and retirees of the Nigeria Airways have commended President Muhammadu Buhari for fulfilling his promise to ensure they get their entitlement.
Mailafia: Planned sale of Ajaokuta Steel complex, manifestation of Nation’s tragedy
Development Economist, and former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in charge of Economic Policy, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, is opposed to the Federal Government’s plan to privatise the Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited located in Kogi State. Mailafia, a career banker and international development specialist with over 25 years told Assistant Business Editor MATHIAS OKWE…
Stakeholders canvass 40% public equity in new national carrier
Stakeholders in the air travel sector have advised the Federal Government (FG) to ensure that the Nigerian public own between 25 to 40 per cent equity of the new national carrier.
FG to settle inherited debts to contractors, ex-Nigerian Airways' workers – Adeosun
Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun,has again given the assurances that the Federal Government would settle all inherited debts and contractual obligations owed local contractors between 2006 and 2015. Adeosun made this known yesterday while appearing before the Ad-Hoc Committee of the Senate on "Promissory Note Programme and Bond Issuance". in Abuja. The Committee is chaired…
On chimpanzees and the good old days
“In the good old days the country worked. Our universities were world class. Our hospitals were the best. We could fly Nigerian Airways to London for cheap. We had jobs waiting for us right after graduation.”
Need to placate the gods of Nigeria
Nigeria should seek to be included in the Guinness Book of Records as the only country that has defeated all kinds of communications – telephone, radio wave communications, GSM.